• Film, Video
    My lucky star Má štastná hvezda /
    Má štastná hvezda Catalog Record Only
    The film reveals the story of Zdenka Fantlová, a woman who survived the hell of many concentration camps. Zdenka Fantlová recounts her unique life story with its dramatic twists and turns -- from her happy childhood during the pre-war era; deportation to Theresienstadt concentration camp, where she fell in love; her deportation to Auschwitz, Gross Rosen, Mauthausen concentration camps; the Death March and finally ...
    • Contributor: Třeštíková, Helena - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Rusalka : complete opera / Catalog Record Only "Rusalka, the Water-Goblin's daughter, tells her father she has fallen in love with a human Prince who comes to hunt around the lake, and she wants to become human to embrace him"--The Metropolitan Opera WWW site, January 7, 2016.
    • Contributor: Dvořák, Antonín - Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
  • Film, Video
    Musíme si pomáhat /
    Divided we fall Catalog Record Only
    "A half-hearted Czechoslovakian Nazi collaborator finds he must make a difficult decision when his former employer, a Jewish man, and his family ask him to hide them from the SS"--Amazon WWW site, June 8, 2012.
    • Contributor: Jarchovský, Petr - Hřebejk, Jan - Polívka, Boleslav - Kassai, Csongor - Dušek, Jaroslav - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Total Helpart T.H.A. - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video
    Four pairs of shoes Jan Wiener in document
    Č̌̌tyři páry bot : Catalog Record Only
    Source used: label on DVD. In Czech with English subtitles (c. 1) in Czech with no subtitles (c. 2) Subject, sreenplay, directing, Pavel Stingl ; script editor, Hana Jemelikova ; film editor, Milan Justin Received: 4/19/2013 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; viewing copy; gift; LC Collection.
    • Contributor: Sťingl, Pavel - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1996
  • Film, Video
    Černý Petr Peter and Pavla
    Black Peter | Peter and Pavla Catalog Record Only
    This first feature film by Milos Forman presents Peter, a teenage malcontent, who lands a job in a grocery store, which pleases his pompous father. When, Peter finds the work distasteful and depressing, he seeks relief through a clumsy romance with a young girl. A delightful coming-of-age film that finds its humor in the keenly observed details of youthful romance, teenage dissatisfaction, and the ...
    • Contributor: Forman, Milo - Jakim, Ladislav - Vostrčil, Jan - Papoušek, Jaroslav - Martinková, Pavla - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Beyond Words = Nesdělitelné
    Nesdělitelné Catalog Record Only
    On three nights in 1944 the greatest mass murders in the history of the Czech lands was committed. Almost 11,000 Czech Jews were killed in the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. The documentary maker Helena Třeštíková recorded memories of the victims at Prague's Pinkas Synagogue; Beyond Words features a reading of the names of those who did not return from the camp and interviews with survivors. ...
    • Contributor: Třeštíková, Helena - Bondy, Ruth - Franková, Anita - Hyndráková, Anna - Brod, Toman - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Grandhotel / Catalog Record Only Fleischman works as a repairman at the Jested Grand Hotel, a once-glamorous hotel in Liberec; he doesn't much care for his job, and while he was born and raised in the Czech Republic, he dreams of starting over somewhere else. Fleischman starts thinking there might be a reason to stick around in Liberec after all when Ilja, a beautiful woman with an unfortunate habit ...
    • Contributor: Rudiš, Jaroslav - Jech, Pavel - Ondříček, David - Taclík, Marek - Issová, Klára - Plesl, Jaroslav - Lucky Man Films - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Cesta z města /
    Out of the city Catalog Record Only
    A man from the city takes his son out into the great outdoors and finds more than just fresh air. Honza, a computer programmer, decides that he and his son need to get away from it all for a while, so he takes his son on a trip to the country. Since neither can bear to part with their computers for a few days, ...
    • Contributor: Vorel, Tom - Hanák, Tom - Nimcová, Barbora - Vorel, Michal - Vorel Film (Firm) - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Total Helpart T.H.A. - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video
    Tři veteráni /
    English language title: Three veterans Catalog Record Only
    DVD; all regions; PAL; Dolby Digital; aspect ratio 1.33:1. Rudolf Hrušínský, Petr Čepek, Josef Somr. Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.
    • Contributor: Svěrák, Zdeněk. - Lipský, Oldřich - Werich, Jan - Hrušínský, Rudolf - Čepek, Petr - Somr, Josef - Filmové Studio Barrandov - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    Gympl /
    Can Catalog Record Only
    DVD; all regions; Dolby Digital; widescreen (16:9) presentation. In Czech with optional English or Czech subtitles; closed-captioned. Tomás Vorel Jr., Jirí Mádl, Eva Holubová.
    • Contributor: Houška, Tom - Vorel, Tom - Nosek, Pavel - Mádl, Jir - Holubová, Eva - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Vorel Film (Firm) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    What if / Catalog Record Only Copyright notice on film: Krátký Film Prague ; 1972. Film editor, K. Maškova ; music by Z. Šikola ; animation, J. Doubrava, J. Hekrdla, A. Hamrlik ; camera, Z Hajdova, E. Strakon. On same reel with: The old man and the mouse and Excuse me, please; total footage for reel: 850 ft., ca. 22 min.). Source used: AFI/Triangle collection inventory. viewing print; Received: 2/2/1982; ...
    • Date: 1972
  • Film, Video
    Kousek nebe /
    Little piece of heaven Catalog Record Only
    "Follows two young strangers who fall deeply for each other through a series of glances and touches while incarcerated at a 1950s Communist prison camp"--Variety WWW site, May 21, 2012.
    • Contributor: Stránský, Ji - Nikolaev, Petr - Doubrava, Jaku - Pauhofovou, Táňu - Forman, Petr - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Luxor (Firm) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Děvčátko /
    Girlie Catalog Record Only
    "Ema is a 17-year-old girl living in a faceless city in the Czech Republic. Her main diversions are flights of fantasy and looking for the perfect boyfriend, the latter a pursuit also favored by her single mother. In fact, Ema's taste in suitors so matches her mother's that one morning she discovers one of her former boyfriends at the breakfast table after having just ...
    • Contributor: Tuček, Benjamin - Nvotová, Dorota - Vetchý, Ondřej - Hubinská, Jana - Centrum Českého Videa (Prague, Czech Republic) - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Golden Dawn (Firm) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    Eugenic Minds
    Eugéniové Catalog Record Only
    The unique archive material produced by the ideology of better tomorrows will be used together with various animation techniques to create a fantastic vision of the future which had turned into mass murder. The film aspires to become a timeless reflection on the boundaries between science and pseudoscience in the present day, in the past and in the future. - See more at: http://www.idfa.nl/industry/tags/project.aspx?id=67ACD748-C427-4A8E-927D-7006CDA296B1#sthash.wqhbQ1vw.dpuf
    • Date: 2013
  • Film, Video
    Jak básnící neztrácejí naději /
    Poets never lose hope Catalog Record Only
    Poets never lose hope finds a 40-year-old doctor seeking solace by trading in his 35-year-old girlfriend for a younger woman.
    • Contributor: Pecháček, Ladislav - Klein, Dušan - Kříž, Pavel - Matásek, David - Badinková, Michaela - Bio Illusion (Firm) - Pluto Film & Video (Firm) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Pupendo / Catalog Record Only "Jan Hrebejk's Pupendo shows the difficulty of life in Czechoslovakia during the 1980s. Artist Baedrich Mara (Bolek Polivka) is unable to find much secure work due to his public antagonism toward the ruling Communist Party. He has a wife and two children. Life begins to change when art historian Alois Fabera (Jiri Pecha) begins working on a piece about Baedrich, leading to a job ...
    • Contributor: Jarchovský, Petr - Hřebejk, Jan - Polívka, Boleslav - Holubová, Eva - Dušek, Jaroslav - Total Helpart T.H.A. - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    Fimfárum dvě /
    Fimfárum 2 Catalog Record Only
    Four original tales which are performed by puppets moved by means of stop motion animation.
    • Contributor: Vandas, Martin - Klimt, Aurel - Balej, Jan - Pospíšilová, Vlasta - Pojar, Břetislav - Kubíček, Ji - Jirák, Ota - Werich, Jan - Maur Film (Firm) - Universal Production Partners (Firm) - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Krátký Film - Michael Samuelson Lighting (Firm) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Mach, Šebestová a kouzelné sluchátko /
    Max, Sally, and the magic phone Catalog Record Only
    "Out of sheer curiosity, the ever-popular characters (Max, Sally and their dog Jonathan) from the Czech animated series Mach and Šebestová decide one day to investigate the real world. With the help of their magic telephone, they climb out of Grandma Řeháčková's TV right into the house where she lives with her grandson Jakub"--Karlovy Vary International Film Festival WWW site, May 29, 2012.
    • Contributor: Macourek, Milo - Vorlíček, Václav - Hájek, Robert - Květová, Kristýna. - Zázvorková, Stella - Ateliéry Bonton Zlín. - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video
    Ene bene /
    Eeny meeny Catalog Record Only
    "It's election day in a small town in rural Czechoslovakia, and Helena (Theodora Remundova) is excited to be part of democracy in action. Unfortunately, she seems to be the only one who feels that way. Helena is helping to man the local polling station with her daughter Jana (Iva Janzurova), who is just home from college--but Jana is a lot more concerned with her ...
    • Contributor: Nellis, Alice - Janžurová, Iva - Sucharípa, Leo - Remundová, Theodora - Pozitiv (Firm) - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Centrum Českého Videa (Prague, Czech Republic) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video
    Katka Catalog Record Only A portrait of a woman who is addicted to drugs, filmed over 14 years.
    • Contributor: Třeštíková, Helena - Negativ (Firm) - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Tom Mix, cowboy-kavalir /
    Oh, you Tony! Catalog Record Only
    LP20543 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: William Fox (Fox Film Corp., author); 5Sep24; LP20543. Photography, Daniel Clark. Tom Mix, Claire Adams, Dick La Reno, Earle Foxe, Dolores Rousse, Charles K. French, Pat Chrisman, Miles McCarthy, Mathilda Brundage, May Wallace. Intertitles in Czech; may be in English also. MAVIS 8510; Oh, you Tony! LC copy is of the Czech release, by Ceskoslovensky Filmovy Ustav, Filmoteka CSF, ...
    • Date: 1924
  • Film, Video
    The Shop on main street / Catalog Record Only This Czechoslovakian film examines the funny and touching relationship between an elderly Jewish shopkeeper and her Nazi-appointed "Aryan controller". In 1942, Tono and his wife are struggling because of his antipathy towards the fascist regime. His brother-in-law, the local fuehrer, chooses Tono to oversee a button shop owned by a sweet, harmless Jewish widow, Mrs. Lautman. Unable to explain his position to Mrs. Lautman, ...
    • Date: 1965
  • Film, Video
    Neverné hry /
    Faithless games Catalog Record Only
    DVD-9; all regions; Dolby Digital; widescreen (16:9) presentation. Contains bonus features, one of which requires computer with DVD-ROM drive. In Czech with optional Czech, English or Spanish subtitles. Zuzana Stivínová, Peter Bebjak, Vladimír Hajdu.
    • Contributor: Diosi, Tina - Pavlátová, Michaela - Stivínová, Zuzana - Bebjak, Peter - Hajdu, Vladimír - Negativ (Firm) - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Slovenská Televízia (Bratislava, Slovakia) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    Návrat idiota /
    Idiot returns Catalog Record Only
    "Frantisek, the main character is returning to his family. Until now he's been, "successfully" avoiding all relationships. He is an ingenuous and a pure person and thus, is regarded as an idiot. He becomes involved in various love and family conflicts. It is because he hasn't experienced much of the "real" life that he is able to perceive human relationships in their genuineness"--Internet movie ...
    • Contributor: Gedeon, Saša - Oukropec, Petr - Liska, Pavel - Geislerová, Aňa - Vilhelmova, Tatiana - Godár, Vladimír - Dostoyevsky, Fyodor - Česká Televize (Prague, Czech Republic) - Negativ (Firm) - Embassy of the Czech Republic Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video
    Soukromy vesmir
    Private universe Catalog Record Only
    Covering a span of 35 years in the life of Honza, a man born 'on camera' in 1974 into the cheerless era of socialism in Czechoslovakia. At that time, his parents Jana and Petr lived in one room in the apartment of Jana's divorced mother and her widowed grandmother. A few years later, the family moved from Prague to Liberec where Petr found a ...
    • Contributor: Třeštíková, Helena - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012